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Tricks Of The Trade: Global Trends In Integrated Facilities Management

IFM is a very respected process; its practices and techniques should be learned fully. There is no short cut, and in most cases, an fm is simply passing through in the life of an organization; the person’s legacy is what is left behind for the next generation of career fm. So why isn't it widely practiced around the...Read More...

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FRIDAY FUNNY: Play The Game And Save The Planet!

Imagine if you had the power to make the world a better place…how would you do it? Would you discover new ideas by playing a board game based on the concept of...Read More...

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NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: Free Calibration by Wahl Instruments

Facility managers who purchase the company's Heat Spy Inspector Series thermal imaging cameras can send the equipment in for free, annual recalibration and firmware updates for the life of the product....Read More...

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ICC Designates NFPA 70 For Use With I-Codes

ICC announces official recognition of the NFPA’s 
National Electrical Code® as the electrical code 
for use with the ICC family of...Read More...

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Hotel Case Study: A Welcome Return

Hit by Hurricane Katrina in 2005, the recently reopened Hyatt Regency New Orleans—revamped and reconfigured—provides a place for both business and...Read More...

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Report Shows U.S. Firms Closing Gap In Carbon Reporting And Performance

There has been an upward trend in U.S. companies integrating sustainability agenda in larger business strategy according to the latest report from the Carbon Disclosure...Read More...

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New Report Finds Identifying Key Facility Design Requirements For Patient Safety

A three-year grant received has been awarded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality for further development of patient safety research and...Read More...

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NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Repeller 360° from Bird-B-Gone

Designed to withstand high wind conditions, this physical deterrent rotates to prevent birds from landing on facility surfaces and...Read More...

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QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Property Manager vs. Facility Manager

Very few companies have specific job descriptions relating to facilities management, and there is rarely an agreed performance management policy or system in place. How—and where—do professionals draw the...Read More...

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FM Issue: Access To Data: Anytime, Anywhere

Cloud and mobile technologies help facility professionals keep track of the ever increasing amount of data they manage, and some are using specific tools to help keep important data better organized....Read More...